BOOKING AND REGISTRATION
To study the formation courses with Amora Shams, all students must print, read, refill, sign, and send back to Amora with a copy of your passport the SRF Student Registration Form, which it's a contract between both. Once Amora get the booking fee, she will print the one you sent, she will sign and stump with the school logo, and she will send it back to you as a confirmation of your booking.
You must read before booking the Courses:
Included in the Courses Fees
- Pick-up from Airport (if Amora can't come to pick you up in person, she will send someone who she really trust)
- Students studying the BBDC or BGBDC either per levels or the complete course, once the exams are corrected, they will get a private school Level Certificate for the highest level achieved, and International BellyDance Level Certificate will be issued to the student home, in no more than 3 months period (as needs to be send by United Nations Dance Department and takes time).
- 1st year Membership fee to get registered in the international System of Dance Certifications.
- The Show Test expenses are covered in this fee.
- Students get a library of Arabian music and dancers videos that they will need to use during the course.
- Extra Workshops with other famous dance or music teachers at the BBDC or BGBDC Professional Level when it's taught in Egypt
Not included in the Courses Fees
- Health or Traveling insurance, all students must get their insurance before traveling. You are responsible of your own health and safety.
- All students must get a Tourist Visa to come, we are not responsible of your visas, so we do not provide with any letters.
- Accommodation. We advise you to get a flat instead of a hotel, so you can have space to rehearse, and in case not many students in the group course, then the course can take place at your flat. Recommended website for renting entire home around the world: www.AirBnb.com or share home with other women www.couchsurfing.com
- Transport inside the city or traveling around the country
- If you want Amora Shams to travel with you, you must cover all her expenses, included the touristic visits.
- Your Touristic Visits to Museums and Sites, like Pyramids, Temples, etc. depending on the city. Please note that if you are a current student with your International Student ID, you get a 50% discount on the entrances to the Touristic Sites in Egypt.
- Enjoying the Egyptian Night Life with Shaabi and Baladi parties in Cairo
- Egyptian Dance Shows with live music in Cairo
- Visit to BellyDance Costume Shops & Factories
- Yearly membership from second year after register with the International System of Dance Certifications.
- Drop to the Airport
Also Not Included:
Students Must Bring to the Courses the following:
- Bring or buy your own dance equipment for the classes (veils, sword, candelabra, cane, zills, etc.)
- Bring your own laptop, as you will need daily internet connection, to research all the homework Amora will be asking you to do, to develop through the course.
- Bring or buy an external hard-disk of minimum 500GB of memory, as during the course you will get videos and music from Amora, and you will be daily recorded to correct your mistakes.
- Bring a good camera to record your videos and correct your mistakes, Amora will keep all original recordings (your image will not go online unless she has your permission).
- If you own a portable scanner, then also bring it, as all your homework will be corrected, and Amora will keep the original homework (in paper), and you will travel with your homework in digital media (not in paper). But if you don't have one, no problem, she has her own.
- You will need a speaker or amplifier for practicing alone on your free time.
- You will need color pens and pencils to do your written homework and exams
- You will need a mobile for international SIM cards, because all students must be accessible with local phones.
*All payments done to Amora Shams are non-refundable*
This means that if you book or make full payment, and at some point, you change your mind for any reason, you lose the money, or you also have these solutions: